As part of MPR's Youth Radio Series, Youth Radio reporter Brenda tells what it's like to live in the United States illegally.
Brenda, a Minneapolis teen who was carried across the U.S.-Mexico border a dozen years ago, hopes Congress will pass the federal DREAM Act so she can live and work legally in the country she considers home.
Report is sixth in the six-part award winning material within Youth Radio series.
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2011 Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism, first place in Audio category